Tag Archives: Harold Lovell
- New bill paves way for Packer-De Niro casino
November 30, 2015
A new law has been passed that will expedite the development of actor Robert De Niro’s Caribbean resort and casino. De Niro, with the help of his Australian billionaire BFF James Packer, plans to build a $250 million resort and casino, which includes a five-star boutique hotel, high-end eco-lodge, a...
- Antigua reps in Washington discussing online gambling trade dispute
March 10, 2013
The near decade-long online gambling trade dispute between the United States and the Caribbean nation of Antigua & Barbuda continues unabated, although the action has moved from the front pages of newspapers to behind closed doors. Antiguan Minister of Finance Harold Lovell told Caribbean360 that Ambassador Collin Murdoch was ‘engaging’...
- Cybersecurity Act going straight to Senate floor; Antigua going back to WTO
February 16, 2012
Confirming Wednesday’s rumors that Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) had given up his attempts to attach an online poker provision to the divisive payroll tax/unemployment benefits extension legislation, the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s DC correspondent Steve Tetrault tweeted the following on Thursday afternoon: “Straight from @SenatorReid: #Webpoker is NOT in final payroll...
- Bodog Europe reaffirms support for Antigua in WTO dispute with US
November 12, 2010
Since 2003, the island nation of Antigua has been embroiled in a long-running dispute with the United States for barring Antigua's licensed remote gaming operators from accepting US customers. Despite Antigua winning every World Trade Organization challenge, the US has refused to comply with the trade body’s 2007 final ruling...
Charges dropped against Calvin Ayre, Bodog and friends
July 14, 2017
UIGEA, 6 Years Later
October 15, 2012